Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A relationship or pairing where each member perfectly complements the other:‘you and your guy are a match made in heaven’‘the balance of music and writing skills is definitely a marriage made in heaven’
- ‘He describes their relationship as "a marriage made in heaven".’
- ‘Mustard and ketchup are a match made in heaven!’
- ‘Take a class for the bride and groom's first dance, and you can show you're a match made in heaven with the footwork to prove it.’
- ‘It was a huge relief when Tracy said yes and now the pair is bound to be a match made in heaven.’
- ‘One simple, tasty starter involves serving asparagus with soft-boiled eggs—a marriage made in heaven.’
We take a look at several popular, though confusing, punctuation marks.
From Afghanistan to Zimbabwe, discover surprising and intriguing language facts from around the globe.
The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.